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Kim Richard’s Ex-Husband Monty Brinson Dies After Long Cancer Battle

By Melissa Gutierrez
Posted On Jan 25, 2016
Kim Richard’s Ex-Husband Monty Brinson Dies After Long Cancer Battle

Monty Brinson fought the good fight, but sadly his battle with cancer has come to a sad ending. Brinson, the ex-husband of Kim Richards has passed away at the age of 58.

Richards and Brinson were married from 1985-88 and had a daughter together, Brooke, who is now 29. Despite the couple’s divorce, they remained really close and were present for every of the family’s milestones. Their bond grew particularly stronger during the recent years as the former Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star, 51, took care of her ailing ex, who suffered from cancer.

Kim Richard's Ex-Husband Monty Brinson Dies After Long Cancer Battle
At Daughter Brooke’s Wedding- Courtesy Monty Brinson Instagram

As far as wedding vows go: “in sickness and in health, to love and to cherish…”, Kim and Monty lived out these vows. Richards was with Brinson every step of the way and Brinson supported Richards through her struggle with addiction.  Kim was Monty’s “ride of die” and their friendship and love was evident to all.

Kim Richard's Ex-Husband Monty Brinson Dies After Long Cancer Battle
Courtesy Kim Richards Instagram

“I pray my journey helps others in what lays ahead of them through their struggles,” Monty shared in one of his final posts. Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family during this heartbreaking loss.

Kim Richard's Ex-Husband Monty Brinson Dies After Long Cancer Battle
Courtesy Kim Richards Instagram